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Growing Better and Bolder Workshop

  • Arapaho UMC (Fellowship Hall) 1400 West Arapaho Road Richardson, TX, 75080 United States (map)

The Arapaho Senior Adults will host a workshop with popular author Missy Buchanan on May 19 from 12:15 - 2:00 pm. Come enjoy a lunch and hear Missy teach on “Growing Better and Bolder...Not Just Older" in the Fellowship Hall. A $10.00 per person donation is appreciated - No sign-up is required.

About Missy Buchanan:


A popular author/writer and speaker on topics of aging and faith, Missy Buchanan has appeared on Good Morning Americawith co-anchor Robin Roberts and her mother, Lucimarian Roberts. The elder Mrs. Roberts personally found Buchanan’s books to be a great source of encouragement and comfort. To access the GMA video, click on the TV Appearances tab found on More from Missy on this website.

Missy’s books, Living with Purpose in a Worn-Out Body: Spiritual Encouragement for Older Adults, Talking with God in Old Age: Meditations and Psalms, Don’t Write My Obituary Just Yet: Inspiring Faith Stories for Older Adults, Aging Faithfully: 28 Days of Prayer and Joy Boosters: 120 Ways to Encourage Older Adults, are top sellers for Upper Room Books. In addition, Buchanan often contributes a column, “Aging Well,” for the United Methodist Reporter:  She also writes about aging for

Missy has written for many other publications including Presbyterians Today, Mature Years, Mature Living, Circuit Rider, Christian Association Serving Adults Ministries, and the Dallas Morning News.

A native Texan and former creativity educator, Missy loves spending time with her family, including husband, Barry, three grown children/spouses, and the cutest-ever grandsons and granddaughter!

Earlier Event: May 18
Family Bike Night & Potluck Picnic
Later Event: May 30
Ramadan Dinner & Discussion